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Pentagon Official Calls the U.S. Cybersecurity "Kindergarten Level" and Quits New

October 27, 2021

Business Insider reported yesterday that a pentagon official quit because the U.S. had no chance of fighting Chinese hackers.

Oregon 2021 Data Breach Passes Last Year’s Total New

October 27, 2021

Every year, America observes Cyber Security Awareness month in October. To mark this year's observance, Oregon's Attorney General announced that she received 131 reports of data breaches between January and September.

Visible Digital Carrier Breached, Hackers Reportedly Buying Phones

October 27, 2021

On Monday, October 11, unknown persons carried out multiple unauthorized actions on user accounts on Visible. This made many people believe that the Verizon-owned digital carrier might have experienced a data breach.

Telecommunications Conglomerate Sinclair Group Identifies Data Breach

October 27, 2021

Sinclair Broadcast Group, a telecommunications company that operates multiple TV stations across the U.S, has announced a data breach on its network.

Trickbot Malware Group Expanding Distribution Channels

October 27, 2021

 IBM's X-Force reports that threat actors using Trickbot have expanded their distribution channels to allow them more coverage and the use of Conti ransomware along with their usual Trickbot and BazarLoader malware.

Computer Owners Beware: SmashEx Could Be Used to Take Control of Your System

October 27, 2021

Threat researchers discover a new vulnerability with Intel processors potentially allowing bad actors to take control of users' computers and execute malicious commands.

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How to Buy a House with Bad Credit

How to Buy a House with Bad Credit

Buying your own home is the American Dream, but it might seem out of reach to those with bad credit. However, the good news is, if your credit is less than perfect, you do still have options and in most cases, can still buy a home.

How Secure Is Your Password? Tips to Improve Your Password Security

How Secure Is Your Password? Tips to Improve Your Password Security

Any good IT article on computers and network security will address the importance of strong, secure passwords. However, the challenge of good passwords is that most people have a hard time remembering them, so they use simple or obvious ones that pose a security risk.

Top 10 Senior Scams and How to Prevent Them

Top 10 Senior Scams and How to Prevent Them

Senior scams are becoming a major epidemic for two reasons. First, seniors often have a lot of money in the bank from a life of working hard and saving.

What is the Dark Web: Things You Need To Know Before Accessing The Dark Web

What is the Dark Web: Things You Need To Know Before Accessing The Dark Web

The dark web, also known as "darknet" is a portion of the internet that lies outside the boundaries of traditional search engines.

Secure Wi-Fi and Wireless Technology Security Tips

Secure Wi-Fi and Wireless Technology Security Tips

Your Wi-Fi network is another handy access point that hackers use to infiltrate your computers, steal your identity, and grab your personal details.

Adult Friend Finder Hacked, 412 Million Accounts Exposed

Adult Friend Finder Hacked, 412 Million Accounts Exposed

Six databases that were owned by Friend Finder Networks, Inc. suffered a massive data breach in 2016, which cost 412 million users their accounts.

How to Erase Yourself from the Internet

How to Erase Yourself from the Internet

In this highly digital age, it is near impossible to erase all information online about yourself, but you can do a lot to remove online information and minimize your risk of identity theft or worse. 

Credit Freeze vs. Lock: What’s the Difference?

Credit Freeze vs. Lock: What’s the Difference?

The main difference between a credit freeze and credit lock is that while freezing your credit you restrict access to your credit report.

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